A prospective study of mental health care for comorbid depressed mood in older adults with painful osteoarthritis

January 2011
BMC Psychiatry;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p147
Academic Journal
The article presents a research which examines the relationship between comorbid depressed mood in older adults with painful osteoarthritis (OA), and the receipt of mental health (MH) care services. It is reported that, the researchers used cohort method to conduct the research. According to the research, depressed mood is common among the adults and it is associated with increased mental health-related health care.


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